Economic and social history of the ancient world (m) (2009/2010)

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Course code
4S02319
Name of lecturers
Attilio Mastrocinque, Alfredo Buonopane
Coordinator
Attilio Mastrocinque
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
L-ANT/03 - ROMAN HISTORY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
II semestre dal Feb 22, 2010 al Jun 5, 2010.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

knowledge of the main topics of Roman history

Syllabus

Previous studies: knowledge of ancient history at school level.

Subject of the course: Ideology and politics of Augustus and the Julio-Claudian dynasty

Texts to be read:
F. Cenerini, Dive e donne. Mogli, madri, figlie e sorelle degli imperatori romani, Angelini editore, Imola (Bologna), 2009
Svetonius, Life of Augustus (an edition with commentary);
Res gestae divi Augusti;
the passages and the inscriptions that will be studied during the course
P.Zanker, Augusto e il potere delle immagini, Bari, Laterza 1989
F. Cenerini, Dive e donne. Mogli, madri, figlie e sorelle degli imperatori romani, Imola (Bologna), Angelini editore 2009
An historical atlas is recommended.

Didactic method: normal lessons will be held, the discussed passages will be given (also in translation) to the students

Assessment methods and criteria

oral exam

Teaching aids

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